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  • VistEngland VAQAS

Children's Activity Event, Sat 10 - Sun 25 Feb 2018

VAQAS Stay Play Explore Participants

Conkers

Conkers

Contact

Event Organiser

01283 216633

Address

Millennium Avenue,
Rawdon Road, Moira,
Swadlincote,
Leicestershire,
DE12 6GA

Details

Adventures at CONKERS over half term will keep the family engage for hours.

Daily Craft Activities
Every day there will be daily craft activities from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Ranger Activities
Come and take part in a Ranger Activity at 10.30am, 12.00noon, 1.30pm & 3.00pm everyday

Monday – Pond Dipping
Tuesday – Bush Craft
Wednesday – Orienteering
Thursday – Construction Derby
Friday – Bush Craft
Saturday – Construction Derby
Sunday – Orienteering
Live indoor shows (during the second week of half term):
Saturday 17th Feb – Punch & Judy Puppet Show – 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
Sunday 18th Feb – Punch & Judy Puppet Show – 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
Monday 19th Feb – Ras King Bobo – an amazing acrobat - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
Tuesday 20th – show to be confirmed
Wednesday 21st Feb – Sublime Science – check the mad scientist of Dragon’s Den fame – 11.30am & 2:00pm
Thursday 22nd Feb – Dippys Clown Show - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
Friday 23rd Feb – Trevor Hill’s Animal Roadshow – between 12noon & 4pm
Saturday – 24th Feb – Bubble Pop with bubble making fun - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
Sunday 25th Feb – Bubble Pop with bubble making fun - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Full disabled access, including trails, toilets and designated parking. Mobility buggies are available but they need to be pre-booked, please call reception on 01283 216633.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 10 - Sun 25 Feb 2018

Prices

All activities are included in the admission price

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Full disabled access, including trails, toilets and designated parking. Mobility buggies are available but they need to be pre-booked, please call reception on 01283 216633.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria

Location

Directions

See location of Conkers on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 303163  Lat: 52.74402 Long: -1.55141

Follow brown tourism signs from A444 and M/A42.

Buses to Ashby de la Zouch are reasonably regular from other county towns but buses through to Moira are infrequent.

Bus services: 23.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 14.5 km from Burton upon Trent station